14 May 2019

Atomic Orbitals and Quantum Numbers

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Submitted by Will, Bucknell University
Course Level: 
Topics Covered: 

Part 2 of the Flipped Learning in General Chemistry Series. This video introduces the concept of the atomic orbital and the parameters that describe them.

Learning Goals: 

After watching this video and completing the assigned problems, students should know the rules for quantum numbers, know the shapes of s, p, and d orbitals, and be able to describe an orbital with a set of 3 quantum numbers.

Time Required: 
10-15 minutes
Evaluation Methods: 

A short problem set is assigned with the video

Evaluation Results: 

Most students are able to learn the content in this video independently

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